Bindings

Binding Review: 11-12 Salomon Absolute Premium

Location: Winter Park, CO Snow Conditions: Hardpacked to softpacked to icy groomers. Setup: I rode the Salomon Absolutes on the Salomon Salomonder with my Vans Veil Boots size 8. Time to set up the binding: The bindings were quick to set up on the board.  In hindsight I thought the toe strap was centered and adjusted properly but with the slipping, who knows. Fit: For the most part the binding fit my boo...

14 May 2:34 PM 1 Read More...

Binding Review: 11-12 Burton Lexa EST

Location: Winter Park, CO Snow Conditions: Hardpacked to softpacked to icy groomers. Setup: I rode the Burton Lexa EST's on the Burton Easy Living with my Vans Veil Boots size 8. Time to set up the binding: Took time tracking down the bindings at the burton demo but once we found them, the set up was quick and easy to the board. Fit: My boot can fit in both the medium and large women's burton bindings but...

19 Apr 6:57 AM 1 Read More...

Binding Review: 11-12 K2 Auto Agogo LTD

[singlepic id=12335 w=150 h=181 link="http://www.shayboarder.com/2011/08/shayboarders-2012-top-picks.html" float=right] Location: Winter Park, CO Snow Conditions: Hardpacked to softpacked to icy groomers. Setup: I rode the K2 Auto Agogo LTD's on the K2 Fastplant with my Vans Veil Boots size 8. Time to set up the binding: Tad longer than average to set up the bindings since you need to make sure the auto s...

11 Apr 6:41 AM 11 Read More...

Binding Review: 11-12 Ride Fame

Location: Winter Park, CO Snow Conditions: Hardpacked to softpacked to icy groomers. Setup: I rode the Ride Fame bindings on the Ride Farah with my Vans Veil Boots size 8. Time to set up the binding: Average time to set up the binding, nothing major to change and felt comfortable.  I had one issue with the rear ankle strap coming loose while riding and I mentioned it to Ride at the demos.  Sometimes that s...

27 Mar 3:16 PM 4 Read More...

Binding Review: 11-12 Flux RK30

Location: Winter Park, CO Snow Conditions: Hardpacked to softpacked to icy groomers. Setup: I rode the Flux RK30 bindings on the Bataleon Goliath with my Vans Veil Boots size 8. Time to set up the binding: Average time to set them up at the Bataleon tent on the goliath.  Nothing major to adjust and quick overall to get them dialed. Fit: I rode the men's medium size which fit my boots last time and worked...

23 Mar 6:58 AM 5 Read More...

Binding Review: 11-12 Flow Prima-SE

Location: Winter Park, CO Snow Conditions: Hardpacked to softpacked to icy groomers. Setup: I rode the Flow Prima bindings on the Flow Drifter with my Vans Veil Boots size 8. Time to set up the binding: One of the big components with Flow bindings and rear entry is making sure they are adjusted properly to your boot so you can get in quick and get out quicker.  It took a tad longer to adjust than other bind...

06 Mar 3:40 PM 3 Read More...

Binding Review: 11-12 Roxy Rock-it Power

Location: Winter Park, CO Snow Conditions: Hardpacked to softpacked to icy groomers. Setup: I rode the Roxy Rock-it power bindings on the Roxy Envi and Lib Tech Box Scratcher with my Vans Veil Boots size 8. Time to set up the binding: The rock-it's were average time to set up but also required some more time to make sure the rear entry and reclining highback was adjusted properly to my boot. Fit: This is ...

03 Mar 7:39 AM 4 Read More...

Binding Review: 11-12 Rome Mob

Location: Winter Park, CO Snow Conditions: Hardpacked to softpacked to icy groomers. Setup: I rode the Rome Mobs on the Rome Anthem with my Vans Veil Boots size 8. Time to set up the binding: The mobs were average time to set up and easy to adjust with the quickstrap on both the ankle and toestrap on the bindings. Fit: The men's rome bindings worked with my Vans Veils boots in size 8, I noticed the gas pe...

22 Feb 7:25 AM 9 Read More...

Binding Review: 11-12 Union Milan

Location: Winter Park, CO Snow Conditions: Hardpacked to softpacked to icy groomers. Setup: I rode the Union Milan on the Jones Hovercraft with my Vans Veil Boots size 8. Time to set up the binding: The milans were quick to set up on the Jones board and perfect fit to my boots without having to adjust the heelcup like I would on the men's binding. Fit: I'm used to the fit of Union bindings to my Vans boot...

16 Feb 7:37 AM 6 Read More...

Binding Review: 11-12 Union Atlas

[singlepic id=12339 w=150 h=181 link="http://www.shayboarder.com/2011/08/shayboarders-2012-top-picks.html" float=right] Location: Winter Park, CO Snow Conditions: Hardpacked to softpacked to icy groomers. Setup: I rode the Union Atlas on the Capita Totally Fk'n Awesome with my Vans Veil Boots size 8. Time to set up the binding: The atlas were the first binding of the day and had some adjustment to the hee...

13 Feb 6:38 PM 14 Read More...